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Descriptor English: Catalase
Descriptor Spanish: Catalasa
Descriptor Portuguese: Catalase
Descriptor French: Catalase
Entry term(s): Catalase A
Catalase T
Manganese Catalase
Mn Catalase
Tree number(s): D08.811.682.732.332
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002374
Scope note: An oxidoreductase that catalyzes the conversion of HYDROGEN PEROXIDE to water and oxygen. It is present in many animal cells. A deficiency of this enzyme results in ACATALASIA.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Entry Combination: deficiency:Acatalasia
Pharm Action: Antioxidants
Registry Number: EC 1.11.1.6
DeCS ID: 2418
Unique ID: D002374
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Catalase - Preferred
Concept UI M0003613
Scope note An oxidoreductase that catalyzes the conversion of HYDROGEN PEROXIDE to water and oxygen. It is present in many animal cells. A deficiency of this enzyme results in ACATALASIA.
Preferred term Catalase
Catalase T - Narrower
Concept UI M0003615
Preferred term Catalase T
Mn Catalase - Narrower
Concept UI M0003616
Preferred term Mn Catalase
Entry term(s) Manganese Catalase
Catalase A - Narrower
Concept UI M0003614
Preferred term Catalase A



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